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Dr Sumit Badhwar, Consultant Director, Bone and Joint Clinic,Noida is an Orthopedic Surgeon with innumerable credentials to his credit. A graduate of King Georges Medical college, Lucknow with post-graduation in Orthopaedics from NTR university, Vijayawada, followed by certificate course in MCh in Orthopaedics from University of Seychelles.
Dr. Sumit Badhwar has undergone super specialty training in knee arthroscopy from AIIMS Delhi and sports medicine from England and did his Joint Replacement Visitation from Max Elite institute.Dr Sumit Badhwar is one of the Lead Orthopaedic Surgeon in the Delhi NCR Area & he specializes in orthopedic surgeries like Joint Replacement Surgeries, Stem Cell Therapy, Arthroscopy, Fracture & pediatric orthopedic treatments etc.
In the past, Dr.Sumit Badhwar was responsible for managing FIRST Private corporate Hospital Joint Replacement Unit in Himachal Pradesh. He has to his credit of doing First Reverse Shoulder Joint Replacement and first to do Stitch-less Joint Replacement Surgery and first to use Special Plates for Fracture Fixation in Himachal Pradesh.
He is one of the few surgeons to use Minimally Invasive Techniques for joint replacement and fracture fixation. He prefers using “made to order” joint replacement with computer navigation (surgery by wire) for early return to work, High flexion knee & hip replacement for increased range of motion and better rehabilitation process.
He is an active member of several Professional bodies, and has participated in numerous National and International Forums. He has national publications to his credit.
The motto of his service is ‘Mobility is life’.
Wonderful doctor.Someone who firstly understands the past issues and all the problems faced by a patient and then suggests remedies accordingly.The best part is, a patient is emphasized to be healed naturally more then temporary through medicine.As m a marathon runner, i owe a big part of my running to dr sumit badhwar and his expertise
The best clinic with all equipments, i first visited dr sumit in 2019 for foot injury and since then i have been visiting for , my back treatment. And it has helped a lot, he focus on minimum medicine requirements and guides for exercise and lifestyle changes, he listen to the patients very calmly and explain things in detail. I believe he treats his patients with utmost care.Thanks for the great service doctor. 😇
Pain while Walking
Deformity (Abnormal acquired positioning of the joints)
Instability (Joint feels like ‘Giving-way’)
Pain While climbing stairs
Excessive degradation of the bones & the whole Joint
Inability to perform daily actions
Severe Knee Fractures/Injury
Any Condition causing Knee Disability, knee-swelling and stiffness of the joint
Knee Replacement SurgeryThe Procedure requires a lot of technique and attention.
The Incision is made on the skin and the bone is exposed, the patella (Kneecap) is then rotated and flipped to the other side to ensure a good and proper view of the joint.
The damaged surface of the thigh bone named as femur is sliced off for the proper fixation of the metal cap/lid on it.
The damaged cartilages are also removed to ensure proper functioning.
Then the upper end of the leg bone named as tibia is shaved off as well and the cap is fixed on it and then we move the joint to see that it is working and the knee can move and function properly.
The kneecap (Patella) is also provided with the Patellar button (Polyethylene Lid) if required and a plastic spacer/tray is applied between the upper and the lower bone, that is femur and tibia respectively.
After being sure, that the metal shields are in proper harmony with each other, we fix them with the help of the bone cement and the knee is again tested for proper mobility after which the flaps are closed and stitches or staples are applied.
You will be able to stand on the next day and then walk soon after the surgery.
The alternate treatments can delay the Surgery and it depends upon the condition of knees if the patient is eligible for any alternate treatment. The alternate treatments to Knee Replacement are -